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Released: November 22, 2010

Federal Communications Commission

Before the

Federal Communications Commission

Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of
High Tower Communications, Inc.
File No. EB-10-NY-0509
Antenna Structure Registrant

ASR # 1003317
Farmingville, New York
) NOV No. V201132380004


Released: November 15, 2010

By the District Director, New York Office, Northeast Region, Enforcement Bureau:
1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section 1.89 of the
Commission's Rules1 to High Tower Communications, Inc., owner of antenna structure #
1003317 in Farmingville, New York.
2. On November 9, 2010, an agent of the Commission's New York Office inspected
antenna structure # 1003317 located at 95 Lidge Drive, Farmingville, New York, and
observed the following violation:
47 C.F.R. 17.50: "Antenna structures requiring painting under this part
shall be cleaned or repainted as often as necessary to maintain good
visibility." During the inspection, the agent observed that the paint on the
structure was faded.
3. Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,2 and Section
1.89 of the Commission's Rules, High Tower Communications, Inc. must submit a
written statement concerning this matter within twenty (20) days of release of this Notice.
The response must fully explain each violation, must contain a statement of the specific
action(s) taken to correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and should include a
time line for completion of pending corrective action(s). The response must be complete
in itself and signed by a principal or officer of High Tower Communications, Inc. All
replies and documentation sent in response to this Notice should be marked with the File
No. and NOV No. specified above, and mailed to the following address:

147 C.F.R. 1.89.
247 U.S.C. 403.

Federal Communications Commission

Federal Communications Commission
New York Office
201 Varick Street, Suite 1151
New York, NY 10014
4. This Notice shall be sent to High Tower Communications, Inc. at its address of record.
5. The Privacy Act of 19743 requires that we advise you that the Commission will use all
relevant material information before it, including any information disclosed in your reply,
to determine what, if any, enforcement action is required to ensure compliance. Any
false statement made knowingly and willfully in reply to this Notice is punishable by fine
or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.4
Daniel W. Noel
District Director
New York District Office
Northeast Region
Enforcement Bureau

3P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. 552a(e)(3).
418 U.S.C. 1001 et seq.

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